Tamilnadu Temples tour with Kerala

Chennai → Mahabalipuram → Pondicherry → Tanjore → Kararikkudi → Madurai → Periyar → Alleppey → Cochin

11 Nights / 12 Days


DAY 1

Chennai

Upon arrival at Chennai traditional welcome & transfer to hotel at Chennai, afternoon proceed for city sightseeing, Overnight at Chennai

DAY 2

Mahabalipuram

After breakfast Check out from the hotel and drive to Mahabalipuram, This town was a workshop for temple building. Overnight at Mahabalipuram

DAY 3

Mahabalipuram

After breakfast half day sightseeing tour to Kanchipuram is the ancient capital of the Pallavas famous as a city of 1000 Temples and still has 124 shrines. Evening return to Mahabalipuram. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 4

Pondicherry - Tanjore

Morning after breakfast, check out from hotel and drive to Pondicherry and visit Auroville, Pondicherry museum and later drive to Tanjore, en-route visit the Nataraja temple in Chidambaram. Overnight stay at Tanjore.

DAY 5

Karaikudi

Morning after breakfast check-out and transfer to Karaikkudi. En-route visit Art gallery, Tanjore Palace, Brihadeeswara temple etc. Overnight stay at Kararikkudi

DAY 6

Madurai

Morning, sightseeing of Chettinadu. One of the main attractions is the huge houses of the Chettiars which were built more than 100 years ago, and the handmade tile factory Later in the afternoon driver to Madurai.

DAY 7

Madurai

Visit Madurai, Meenakshi temple, Thirumalai nayak Palace etc evening, attend the closing ceremony at Meenakshi temple. Overnight at Madurai.

DAY 8

Periyar

Morning transfer er visit the spice plantations for which the area is famous. Overnight stay at Periyar

DAY 9

Alleppey

Drive to Alleppey and board your houseboat for a cruise along the Backwaters.

DAY 10

Mararikulam

Short transfer to Marari Beach. Remainder of the day at leisure to take a stroll along the beach or relax under a palm tree with a book.

DAY 11

Mararikulam

Full day at leisure. You might like to try an Ayurvedic massage or hire a bicycle to explore the quiet lanes.

DAY 10

Cochin

Transfer to the airport. Fly from Cochin to your homeland.